07 September 2011


The Fuel Poverty Coalition has reacted with considerable concern at today’s press statement issued by the Department for Social Development (DSD), which presents a new ‘calculation’ putting Northern Ireland’s fuel poverty levels at 13 per cent.


Today’s statement contradicts DSD’s own Departmental official statistics which showed at least 44 per cent of households are in fuel poverty here.


To read the full news release; please click on the link below.


FPC Concerned at Department for Social Development’s New Calculation of Fuel Poverty Figures